Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 348 432
Rank change year-on-year +85 +84 +121
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 472 313 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.87% 3.60% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 242 138
London median daily rate £539 £525 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.62% +2.19% +20.88%
10th Percentile £413 £410 £388
90th Percentile £644 £638 £604
England median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 12,181 8,683 6,333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 26.27% 18.60% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,016 6,507 4,648
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 82 49
London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.40 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% -8.94% +11.90%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £14.81
90th Percentile £86.25 £159.25 £98.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -12.20%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +35 84 £525 +5.00% 30
South London +9 64 £513 +13.89% 3
West London - 24 £480 - 14
East London -17 7 £470 - 10
North London - 1 £700 - 2
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 467 (98.94%) Amazon AWS
2 328 (69.49%) Amazon EC2
3 257 (54.45%) Python
4 212 (44.92%) DevOps
5 187 (39.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 180 (38.14%) Serverless
7 178 (37.71%) Java
8 175 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
9 171 (36.23%) Jenkins
10 155 (32.84%) AWS Lambda
11 147 (31.14%) SQL
12 146 (30.93%) Amazon RDS
13 142 (30.08%) Docker
14 139 (29.45%) Linux
15 137 (29.03%) Ansible
16 134 (28.39%) Puppet
17 132 (27.97%) Opscode Chef
18 131 (27.75%) Terraform
19 107 (22.67%) ETL
20 104 (22.03%) Web Services
20 104 (22.03%) Big Data
21 99 (20.97%) Unix
22 94 (19.92%) Bash Shell
23 93 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
23 93 (19.70%) Amazon Redshift
23 93 (19.70%) Finance
24 85 (18.01%) Git (software)
25 84 (17.80%) Hadoop
26 81 (17.16%) Amazon EMR
27 80 (16.95%) Kubernetes

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (10.38%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (8.05%) Tomcat
3 32 (6.78%) Apache Spark
4 28 (5.93%) Apache
5 24 (5.08%) Confluence
6 16 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (2.33%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.69%) SAS
9 6 (1.27%) IIS
10 5 (1.06%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (0.64%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.64%) CMS
11 3 (0.64%) Jetty
11 3 (0.64%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.42%) Jupyter
12 2 (0.42%) nginx
13 1 (0.21%) Gunicorn
13 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (9.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (8.47%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.21%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.42%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 467 (98.94%) Amazon AWS
2 328 (69.49%) Amazon EC2
3 187 (39.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 180 (38.14%) Serverless
5 155 (32.84%) AWS Lambda
6 81 (17.16%) Amazon EMR
7 66 (13.98%) AWS CloudFormation
8 64 (13.56%) Amazon ELB
9 61 (12.92%) Amazon Kinesis
10 59 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 59 (12.50%) Route 53
11 50 (10.59%) Amazon SQS
12 43 (9.11%) GitHub
13 40 (8.47%) CloudFront
14 29 (6.14%) OpenShift
15 24 (5.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 23 (4.87%) AWS CloudTrail
17 21 (4.45%) Google Cloud Platform
17 21 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.36%) DNS
2 24 (5.08%) TCP/IP
3 22 (4.66%) HTTP
4 18 (3.81%) VPN
5 9 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (1.91%) OpenLDAP
5 9 (1.91%) SSH
6 8 (1.69%) OpenVPN
6 8 (1.69%) SSL
7 7 (1.48%) Firewall
8 6 (1.27%) DHCP
9 5 (1.06%) LAN
9 5 (1.06%) WAN
10 3 (0.64%) Internet
10 3 (0.64%) IPv6
10 3 (0.64%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.42%) DVB
11 2 (0.42%) Multicast
11 2 (0.42%) Network Security
11 2 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (30.93%) Amazon RDS
2 104 (22.03%) Big Data
3 93 (19.70%) Amazon Redshift
4 84 (17.80%) Hadoop
5 79 (16.74%) MySQL
6 69 (14.62%) Apache Hive
7 65 (13.77%) SQL Server
8 58 (12.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 54 (11.44%) PostgreSQL
10 53 (11.23%) MongoDB
10 53 (11.23%) NoSQL
11 48 (10.17%) Impala
12 45 (9.53%) Sqoop
13 41 (8.69%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (8.69%) Relational Database
14 29 (6.14%) Amazon Aurora
15 28 (5.93%) InfluxDB
16 22 (4.66%) Data Lake
17 21 (4.45%) Amazon Athena
17 21 (4.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 171 (36.23%) Jenkins
2 85 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 55 (11.65%) JIRA
4 43 (9.11%) Bitbucket
5 25 (5.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 23 (4.87%) Maven
7 18 (3.81%) Artifactory
8 12 (2.54%) GitLab
9 9 (1.91%) JUnit
9 9 (1.91%) Liquibase
9 9 (1.91%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.69%) Ant
11 7 (1.48%) Selenium
12 6 (1.27%) Gradle
13 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.06%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.64%) FishEye
14 3 (0.64%) Subversion
14 3 (0.64%) TestRail
14 3 (0.64%) webpack
General
1 93 (19.70%) Finance
2 24 (5.08%) Retail
3 18 (3.81%) Marketing
4 7 (1.48%) Publishing
5 6 (1.27%) Games
6 5 (1.06%) Banking
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Back Office
8 3 (0.64%) Billing
8 3 (0.64%) Front Office
8 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Advertising
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 134 (28.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 124 (26.27%) AWS Engineer
3 98 (20.76%) Developer
4 85 (18.01%) AWS DevOps
5 81 (17.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 71 (15.04%) Data Engineer
7 43 (9.11%) Platform Engineer
8 39 (8.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 36 (7.63%) Architect
10 28 (5.93%) Java Developer
11 24 (5.08%) AWS Developer
11 24 (5.08%) Operations Engineer
11 24 (5.08%) Python Engineer
12 22 (4.66%) AWS Architect
13 18 (3.81%) Cloud Architect
14 16 (3.39%) Administrator
15 14 (2.97%) Analyst
16 12 (2.54%) Big Data Engineer
16 12 (2.54%) Systems Administrator
17 11 (2.33%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (22.03%) Web Services
2 46 (9.75%) Node.js
3 45 (9.53%) JSON
4 32 (6.78%) Elastic Stack
5 31 (6.57%) RabbitMQ
6 30 (6.36%) REST
7 29 (6.14%) Kafka
8 26 (5.51%) XML
9 23 (4.87%) Spring Boot
10 21 (4.45%) Spring
11 18 (3.81%) Java EE
12 17 (3.60%) HTML
12 17 (3.60%) RESTful
12 17 (3.60%) Sensu
13 13 (2.75%) CSS
13 13 (2.75%) Lambda Expressions
14 11 (2.33%) AngularJS
14 11 (2.33%) LAMP
14 11 (2.33%) SAML
15 10 (2.12%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.19%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.47%) Wiki
3 38 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (6.99%) Fintech
5 29 (6.14%) Cloud Native
6 19 (4.03%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.60%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.75%) Linux Command Line
8 13 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.75%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.12%) Data Structures
10 9 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.91%) User Experience
11 7 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (1.27%) Clustering
12 6 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.27%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.06%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.85%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 139 (29.45%) Linux
2 99 (20.97%) Unix
3 72 (15.25%) Windows
4 33 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (5.30%) CentOS
6 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.06%) Android
7 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.06%) Debian
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.64%) Amazon Linux
8 3 (0.64%) Solaris
8 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.21%) VMS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (44.92%) DevOps
2 175 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (22.67%) ETL
4 93 (19.70%) Continuous Integration
5 77 (16.31%) Test Automation
6 76 (16.10%) Scrum
7 70 (14.83%) Migration
8 61 (12.92%) Analytics
9 57 (12.08%) Configuration Management
10 51 (10.81%) Data Analysis
11 50 (10.59%) Data Extraction
12 47 (9.96%) Microservices
13 46 (9.75%) TDD
14 43 (9.11%) Build Automation
15 36 (7.63%) Open Source
16 35 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (7.42%) Load Balancing
17 33 (6.99%) Problem-Solving
18 32 (6.78%) Deployment Automation
19 28 (5.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 257 (54.45%) Python
2 178 (37.71%) Java
3 147 (31.14%) SQL
4 94 (19.92%) Bash Shell
5 72 (15.25%) Ruby
6 61 (12.92%) PowerShell
7 50 (10.59%) Scala
8 48 (10.17%) Shell Script
9 40 (8.47%) Korn
10 34 (7.20%) JavaScript
11 28 (5.93%) Perl
12 15 (3.18%) R
13 13 (2.75%) Java 8
14 10 (2.12%) Groovy
15 9 (1.91%) Go
16 7 (1.48%) C
16 7 (1.48%) ES6
17 6 (1.27%) TypeScript
18 5 (1.06%) PHP
18 5 (1.06%) sed
Qualifications
1 33 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.39%) Degree
4 12 (2.54%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.27%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.91%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) GDPR
3 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 142 (30.08%) Docker
2 51 (10.81%) HDFS
3 14 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.12%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.91%) Squid
6 8 (1.69%) Postfix
6 8 (1.69%) vCloud
7 7 (1.48%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (0.64%) Xen
8 3 (0.64%) XenApp
9 2 (0.42%) Firmware
9 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.21%) iptables
Systems Management
1 137 (29.03%) Ansible
2 134 (28.39%) Puppet
3 132 (27.97%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (27.75%) Terraform
5 80 (16.95%) Kubernetes
6 44 (9.32%) Hadoop YARN
7 40 (8.47%) Packer
8 32 (6.78%) Kibana
9 30 (6.36%) ZABBIX
10 28 (5.93%) logstash
10 28 (5.93%) Nagios
11 25 (5.30%) Mesos
12 17 (3.60%) Uchiwa
13 16 (3.39%) Pingdom
13 16 (3.39%) Prometheus
14 14 (2.97%) Docker Swarm
15 11 (2.33%) Sysdig
16 9 (1.91%) Rancher
17 8 (1.69%) Oozie
17 8 (1.69%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 66 (13.98%) Oracle
2 43 (9.11%) Cloudera
3 34 (7.20%) Tableau
4 30 (6.36%) New Relic
5 18 (3.81%) Splunk
6 17 (3.60%) Adobe
6 17 (3.60%) Google
6 17 (3.60%) hybris
7 16 (3.39%) PagerDuty
8 15 (3.18%) Atlassian
8 15 (3.18%) VMware
9 13 (2.75%) Microsoft
10 12 (2.54%) Alteryx
11 8 (1.69%) Sonatype
12 7 (1.48%) Hortonworks
12 7 (1.48%) Solace
13 5 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.06%) SAP
14 4 (0.85%) Talend
15 3 (0.64%) Greenplum